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My sister Rosalind Franklin

Event

April
052013

13:00 - 14:00

Location

The Royal Society, London, 6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5AG

Overview

Cover of 'My Sister Rosalind Franklin' by Jenifer Glynn. Reproduced by permission of Oxford University Press.

Public history of science lecture by Jenifer Glynn.

Event details

Jenifer Glynn will discuss her new book My Sister Rosalind Franklin. With the help of family letters and memories, the book puts Rosalind Franklin's DNA work in the context of her other achievements, and Rosalind herself in the context of her family. It shows her as a caring sister with a strong character and a passion for mountaineering, as well as a fine, thoughtful, meticulous and successful scientist.

Attending this event

This event is free to attend and open to all. No tickets are required. Doors open at 12:30pm and seats will be allocated on a first-come-first-served basis.

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My sister Rosalind Franklin The Royal Society, London 6-9 Carlton House Terrace London SW1Y 5AG UK